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Dawgs crash Blue Waves, 26-0; claim second district football win

FOR FRANKLIN COUNTY FOOTBALL PICTURES FROM PORT GIBSON GAME, CLICK HERE By Sean Dunlap Franklin Advocate PORT GIBSON — After a scoreless start, Franklin County took control — both offensively and defensively — of Friday’s District 7-3A gridiron showdown with Port Gibson and washed away the Blue Waves in a convincing 26-0 decision. The victory was…

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Coronavirus grows by 12 cases in past seven days

By Nicole Stokes Franklin Advocate Franklin County saw 12 new cases of COVID-19 in the past week, according to data provided by the Mississippi Department of Health. The county’s cumulative number of infections stood at 1,189 as of Tuesday, Oct. 12. The health agency also noted no new deaths tied to the illness have been…

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